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The Christian's peace with God and the battle with the enemy within

by Mike Ratliff

13 “For from the least of them even to the greatest of them,
Everyone is greedy for gain,
And from the prophet even to the priest…

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Pure

by Mike Ratliff

1 See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are.

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Intentional godliness is the product of a spirit-filled walk

by Mike Ratliff

6 Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.

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Objective (true) Christianity vs subjective religiosity

by Mike Ratliff

1 Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.

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The Forgotten Reason For Salvation

Lately I’ve encountered a few unrelated comments about sanctification being God’s will for Christians. The Bible says as much. The first clause of 1 Thessalonians 4:3… 392 more words

Christian Doctrine

What does it mean biblically to draw near to God?

by Mike Ratliff

7 You hypocrites, rightly did Isaiah prophesy of you:
8 ‘This people honors Me with their lips,
But their heart is far away from Me.

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For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments; and His commandments are not burdensome

by Mike Ratliff

1 Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and whoever loves the Father loves the child born of Him.

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